A five-judge Court of Appeal on Wednesday (Sept 19) upheld the sentence of reformative training handed down to a teenage rapist in a "difficult" case that has raised the issue of sentencing options for young offenders with intellectual disabilities.
Presented with two "sub-optimal" options, the apex court said it chose the "least bad" option of reformative training for the teen, who has an IQ of 61 and is now 18.
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